Egnater fizzled

Discussion in 'Ampage Area' started by mbkri, Nov 9, 2019.

  1. mbkri

    mbkri Country Gent

    Sep 22, 2012
    The dropping resistor was burned out, hence zero signal. Tech is replacing janky fuse socket and dropping resistor for $90.
    If the dropping resistor was going bad slowly over time before it finally conked out, then that might explain the generally crappy dirty tone of the amp recently. I think. I hope.
    Merc likes this.
  2. Merc

    Merc Country Gent

    May 6, 2017
    Coolness. Hope it makes it your way soon to test out.
  3. fender62custom

    fender62custom Gretschified

    Mar 3, 2012
    Helidon, Australia
    I had a Egnater Renegade Head & Cab.. zero probs... A fine Amp
    Waxhead likes this.
  4. mrfixitmi

    mrfixitmi Synchromatic

    Mar 20, 2010
    Brian sounds like your Father and my Father grew up on the same street. We owned and operated Service stations and a Body shop for over 40 years. You could change out suspected bad parts with other good parts with no results other than to make your wallet thinner. Many times the correct person can save you a lot of money, frustration and time.
    Let's face it, replacing a good part with another good part, is too expensive mbkri looks like you made a wise decision.
    BrianW likes this.
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